Murder In Mississippi

Author: John Safran
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0349134278
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A year later, he hears that the man has been murdered by a young black man. But this is far from a straightforward race killing.

Hot Pursuit

Author: Rhody Cohon
Publisher: Kar-Ben
ISBN: 1512489697
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Were these law-abiding officers or members of the Ku Klux Klan? Should they pull over or try to outrun their pursuers? The last day in the lives of these courageous young men is relived in this gripping story.

Murder In Mississippi

Author: Howard Ball
Publisher: Univ Pr of Kansas
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As we approach the 40th anniversary of the murders in June 2004, "Murder in Mississippi" provides a timely and telling reminder of the vigilance democracy requires if its ideals are to be fully realized.

Murder In Mississippi

Author: Stephen Currie
ISBN: 9781590189344
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Describes the events and investigation surrounding the disappearance and murder of three civil rights workers in Mississippi in 1964.

A Scottsboro Case In Mississippi

Author: Richard C. Cortner
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781578068159
Size: 35.94 MB
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Murder. In. Bloody. Kemper. In March 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt had
only a year previously assured the nation that "the only thing we have to fear is
fear itself" in the face of the economic devastation of the Depression. Despite the
inauguration of the New Deal, the hand of the Depression still lay very heavily
upon the nation, and especially was this so in the agricultural South, where
economic survival for sharecroppers and tenant farmers was difficult enough in
normal ...

Justice In Mississippi

Author: Howard Ball
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The compelling real-life story of the criminal investigation, indictment, and trial of Edgar Ray Killen, the preacher and former Ku Klux Klansman finally convicted in June 2005 for the deaths of three civil rights workers--forty-one years ...

In Search Of Justice

Author: Mark C. Simpson
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595421415
Size: 33.66 MB
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Mississippi native, and African American, Narby Grayson said it was a terrifying
period. “If I saw a white person coming anywhere near me, I'd avert my eyes and
begin to shudder, and I'd get this overwhelming desire to disappear,” Grayson
said.1 Given this hostile climate, it would be decades before many of the murder
cases from this period received a proper investigation. The first legitimate
investigation into a heavily publicized civil rights era murder in Mississippi did not